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Trends, Countertrends, and Gaps in Women's Employment

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  • Mehra, Rekha
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  • Mehra, Rekha & Gammage, Sarah, 1999. "Trends, Countertrends, and Gaps in Women's Employment," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 533-550, March.
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